400 Million N95 Masks To Be Given Away By Federal Government Starting Next WeekThe masks will be available for pickup at pharmacies and community health centers across the country.
I-Team: Mass General Brigham Nurses Concerned About Limited Supply Of N95 MasksNurses at Mass General Brigham are sounding the alarm after the hospital notified them about the limited supply and increased demand for N95 masks.
Report: CDC Considering Whether To Recommend People Wear N95 MasksThe CDC is reportedly considering whether to recommend everyone wear N95 or KN95 masks to better protect against the omicron variant of COVID.
Cloth Masks Not Protective Enough Against Omicron COVID Variant, Expert SaysWith the Omicron variant spreading so easily, at least one expert says cloth masks just don't cut it anymore.
MIT, Brigham And Women's Hospital Create Silicone Mask With N95 Filter For Easy SterilizationLocal researchers designed a silicone mask that is as effective as an N95 mask but easier to sterilize.
Coronavirus Latest: MGH Nurses Thrilled To Be Getting Some Of Patriots N95 Masks From ChinaThe news was a pleasant surprise for many, including nurses at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Coronavirus Fight: Massachusetts Getting N95 Mask Decontamination System Next WeekMassachusetts is about to get a new N95 mask decontamination system to help with the critical shortage of the masks across the state.
Medical Workers Forced To Wear N95 Masks Longer Than CDC RecommendsA shortage of N95 respirators is forcing health care professionals and others who come in direct contact with COVID-19 patients to use personal protective equipment longer than the CDC recommends.